Originally posted by stickman373
hmmmm what am I doing wrong then cause I type startx and get this:
Fatal Server Error:
Server is already active for display 0. If server is no longer running, remove /tmp/.XO-lock
Sounds like you're stuck in a console. And it sounds like X is indeed up and running on the system. Try issuing the command:
ps -ef | grep X
and see what it returns. I'd guess that there are 4-5 lines of `stuff' returned. If so, try pressing:
What does that do on your system?